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1 hr ago | Phoenix New Times

Questions Remain in Tito Torbellino's Death as One Alleged Killer Gunned by Mexican Police

Remember Tomas Tovar Rascon, a.k.a. Tito Torbellino, the Phoenix-born banda singer who was brutally assassinated in a restaurant in Ciudad Obregon, Mexico, in late May? According to news reports, on July 18, Carlos Montes Pacheco shot and killed 45-year-old Blanca Olivia Acosta Encinas at a party in Hermosillo, a city in the Mexican state of Sonora ... (more)


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1 hr ago | Wall Street Journal

Mexico Debates Boosting Its Low Minimum Wage

Mexico is attracting record levels of foreign investment, boasts a stable economy and is becoming an export powerhouse in areas like cars and aerospace.


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3 hrs ago | Hispanically Speaking

Jorge Drexler Prepares For Mexican Tour

The 10-day tour will begin Sept. 18 at Mexico City's Teatro Metropolitan, followed by concerts in Guadalajara, Monterrey, Reynosa, Tampico and Puebla.


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5 hrs ago | Hispanically Speaking

Mexican Gov't Calls Toxic Spill Country's Worst Mining Disaster

A toxic spill at a copper mine operated by a Grupo Mexico unit in the northwestern state of Sonora is the Mexican mining sector's worst environmental disaster in recent history, the government said.


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8 hrs ago |

Family languishing in immigration limbo gets community support

The ICE investigators arrived at 6 on a Friday morning. Blanca Bautista was still in her pajamas, preparing to get her three oldest children ready for school.


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12 hrs ago | The Republic

New police force sent to Mexican town near capital

The first assignment for members of a new police force created to combat crimes affecting industry, farms and businesses is Valle de Bravo, a chic resort town near Mexico City that has seen a recent spate of kidnappings, an official said Tuesday.


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16 hrs ago | JD Supra

EEOC to Sign National Memorandum of Understanding with Mexico Aug. 29

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission will sign a national Memorandum of Understanding with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the United Mexican States on Fri., Aug. 29, at 10:30 a.m. , at EEOC headquarters, 131 M Street, N.E., Washington D.C. 20507.


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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Nanaimo Daily News

South Korea's Kia Motors Corp. announces plan for $1 billion car factory in Mexico

South Korea's Kia Motors Corp. said Wednesday it will invest more than $1 billion to build a car factory in northern Mexico that is expected to begin production in 2016.


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Plastics News

Canadian mold maker Thibault adding to new operation in Mexico

Canadian mold maker I Thibault Inc has purchased an established Mexican company, Tecnimoldes SA de CV, for a seven-figure-dollar-sum and renamed it Tibomoldes SAPI de CV.


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San Jose Mercury News

Suspect in 2001 Oakland double-killing arrested in Mexico

A man wanted in a 2001 double killing that stemmed from a dispute over a car stereo and joy riding has been arrested in Mexico, authorities said Wednesday.


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Los Angeles Times

Border Patrol sued in fatal shooting of man in Mexico

Family of Mexican man who was shot while picnicking on the Mexican side of Rio Grande, sues U.S. Border Patrol The family of a Mexican man who was shot and killed by U.S. Border Patrol agents two years ago has filed a civil rights lawsuit alleging that the agency sanctioned an unbridled use of deadly force in response to rock throwing.


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Mexican family sues over border death they say was caused by U.S. agents

The family of a Mexican man they said was shot dead by U.S. agents on the Mexican side of the border in 2012 filed a lawsuit on Wednesday seeking damages from the United States for what the family claims was an excessive and illegal use of force.


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Mexico's Largest Cemetery Resurrected as an Animated Video

Panteon de Dolores is the largest cemetery in Mexico with a staggering 700,000 tombs spread over 590 acres - many of which house more than one person.


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The Washington Post

Look at this giant crack that opened in the Mexican desert

On the issue of the huge gaping chasm that opened in the Mexican desert earlier this month, scientists have assured us this does not herald the end of days.


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ABC News

Anthony Mundine to fight Sergey Rabchenko in light middleweight bout in Melbourne

Mundine will battle Rabchenko, who has recorded 18 of his 25 victories by KO, for the WBC silver light middleweight title on November 12 in Melbourne.


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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Former Your Black Muslim Bakery member takes a plea deal

A member of the defunct Your Black Muslim Bakery whose conviction and life prison sentence stemming from the 2007 kidnapping and torture of a woman was overturned by an appeals court in January pleaded guilty to three of 13 original charges on Tuesday.


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Fox News

#MarineHeldinMexico: Mexican president keeps mum on Tahmooressi case ...

At a luncheon in his honor in Sacramento, California, Mexican President Enrique PeA a Nieto lauded Monday the strong bonds between his country and the Golden State.


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The Baltimore Sun

Son of Mexican drug capo 'Mr Blue' tells court his father died: source

The son of one of Mexico's most-wanted drug kingpins, Juan Jose "Mr Blue" Esparragoza Moreno, has told a court his father is dead, a court source said on Tuesday.


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Firass turns up the heat in Mexico

THE House Husbands star is having a waaaaay better Wednesday than you. Check out his muy caliente holiday snaps and get jealous ... RUMOURS have been swirling for weeks that Beyonce's marriage to Jay Z is in trouble.


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Daily Texan

In Mexico, welfare programs for children fall short

Under the Mexican Constitution, it is illegal for children under the age of 14 to work.


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